Kibroth-hattaavah (Hazeroth)

Kibroth-hattaavah (Hazeroth) and surrounding area

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Numbers 11:31 A wind from Yahweh went out and brought quails from the sea, and let them fall by the camp, about a day's journey on this side, and a day's journey on the other side, around the camp, and about two cubits above the surface of the earth.

Numbers 11:34 The name of that place was called Kibroth Hattaavah, because there they buried the people who lusted.

Numbers 11:35 From Kibroth Hattaavah the people traveled to Hazeroth; and they stayed at Hazeroth.

Numbers 33:16 They traveled from the wilderness of Sinai, and encamped in Kibroth Hattaavah.

Numbers 33:17 They traveled from Kibroth Hattaavah, and encamped in Hazeroth.

Deuteronomy 9:22 At Taberah, and at Massah, and at Kibroth Hattaavah, you provoked Yahweh to wrath.


kib-roth-ha-ta'-a-va, kib-roth (qibhroth ha-ta'awah "the graves of greed"): A desert camp of the Israelites, one day's journey from the wilderness of Sinai. There the people lusted for flesh to eat, and, a great number of quails being sent, a plague resulted; hence, the name (Numbers 11:34; Numbers 33:16 Deuteronomy 9:22).

KIB'BROTH-HATTA'AVAH, Palmer seems to have found ancient remains at a place called Erweis el Ebeirig, n.e. of Mt. Sinai, where there seems to have been an immense encampment and burial places. Here is the supposed site.
Strong's Hebrew
H6914: Qibroth Hattaavah

"the graves of desire," a place in the desert

Kerioth-hezron (Moladah)
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